"Nave, Durham Cathedral"
Biography: John Eaton: Artist Statement
In architecture Iím fascinated by the drama in the interplay of form and function -- in my photographs Iím attempting to capture this through elements of the physical structure in the context of the function of that space. My work explores one of the finest architectural achievements -- the great medieval English cathedrals, which exhibit a wonderful range of architectural styles in their evolution and implementation, from Norman through to High Gothic. The awe-inspiring scale and majestic proportions of the spaces and their relationship to prayer and worship...